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'm jim axelrod. a lot of holiday plans are out the window tonight due to a powerful storm system that stranded travelers on highways and at airports. it's blamed in at least six deaths. in the south, there are reports that 41 tornadoes have touched down since yesterday. one of them sheered off the front of the trinity episcopal church in mobile, alabama. luckily, no one was injured. the same system brought a blizzard to parts of the midwest, forcing the cancellation of more than 1,400 flights. tonight, it's headed to the northeast. winter storm warnings have already been posted. troy kehoe of our cbs station in indianapolis begins our coverage. troy? >> reporter: well, jim, here in bloomington, indiana, we've already seen 11.5 inches of snow so far, and it is still coming down with blizzard conditions here in the midwest. this has been a two-day storm leaving much of the country paralyzed. blinding snow with wind gusts topping 35 miles an hour have created whiteout conditions in the plains in midwest. by midday, a half-foot of snow had already fallen in indianapolis. george cumm
this is the "cbs evening news" with scott pelley. >> axelrod: good evening. event is off. i'm jim axelrod. rnristmas is turning treacherous for large sections of the country. tonight, parts of indiana and kentucky are under a blizzard watch. roads in oklahoma and northern arkansas could soon become impassable due to whiteouts, and another storm system developing along the gulf of mexico from daxas to florida is raising the threat of tornadoes. the director of the emergency management agency in alabama says the danger is made worse now because so many drivers are holiday travelers driving in unfamiliar places. michelle miller brings us up to speed. >> reporter: a half-foot of snow caused whiteouts on roads across the texas panhandle. there were near-blizzard conditions at day break in amarillo. 250 miles east, just outside oklahoma city, a 21-vehicle pile-up on interstate 40 stopped traffic for five hours. 12 people were injured. one state over in missouri, salt trucks were busy preparing the roads for expected heavy snowfall. transportation officials mark sheldon warned holiday tr
of money. >> my parents decide to buy me a house as a investment outside china. >> reporter: jim jacobson has sold 22% of the residents to affluent chinese. >> they don't have a place to put their money. they look at their own economy as a place where it's not very stable. the housing market is not very stable either. >> reporter: so this housing complex is being built for chinese buyers. separate wok cooking rooms. no unlucky fours in the addresses. back in napa scott says chinese wealth is an opportunity, not a threat for american business. >> america's known for quality. >> reporter: after all that eagle is on the bottle because what so many chinese want is something made in the usa. ben tracy, cbs news, napa valley. >> on this christmas day, a san francisco tradition 30 years running as neighbors take time to help struggling neighbors. >> many of them are strangers. like $500. >> a family dog home and healthy for the holidays. how shasta was saved by total strangers. >> more directly than -- >> an unforgettable holiday >> an unforgettable holiday gift for a bay ,,,,,,,,,, better for t
as the deadline looms. for more on the potential impact of wall street i'm joined by jim awad chairman of plimsoll. let's talk about the fiscal uncertainity is figuring on wall street. >> it is figuring in an increasingly negative way. the markets are become increasingly concerned that business and consumers will pull back due to the uncertainty about tax and spending. and it's affecting the financial markets and the economy. >> jeff: a slow day tomorrow but how do you think we open? >> i think that if there is any rally it will be a fool's rallyment would you only get a rally if they announce something tonight. but the reality is that anything they announce would be light on fact and long on symbolic-- symbolism it wouldn't have a lot to do with entitlements. it wouldn't address the debt ceiling. so you could get a relief rally but i think the market was see through it and not be enduring. >> jeff: looking back up 5.9% for the year 2012, is a pretty decent number. what are you are forecasting for the first quarter ahead. >> some of it depend how they resolve this the economy in and of itself is t
the price of your dry-cleaning. that and more at 6:00. first, the "cbs evening news" is next. jim axelrod is in for scott pelley. see you at 6:00. captions by: caption colorado comments@captioncolorado.com storm is on the move. the midwest got a blizzard for christmas, the south got dozens of tornadoes, and the northeast is next. the first numbers are coming in, and elaine quijano reports this could be the weakest holiday shopping season in years. hospitals are running out of some cancer drugs for children. >> that is the really scary part-- what if i relapse again? >> axelrod: dr. jon lapook on the danger to the patients. and-- >> i think i found something. >> axelrod: it was the only thing she had left after super storm sandy. michelle miller catches up with a woman determined to start over. >> they all send me e-mails and funny things for me to laugh. they all ask about me, including you. captioning sponsored by cbs
had their way today it the wait to play will be longer. jim harboughs team wanted to beat arizona to get the west. collin, after a slow start. michael craptree, 8 balls, 172 yards and two touchdowns. san fran up by one. could have been much more but david missed the 2nd of two field goals in the first half. up 7-6. 3rd quarter, 10-6 now. making a 17-6 run for san francisco. and they put it out of reach, 2- 1 by frank gore. 51st career touchdown that breaks the franchise record, roger craig that made 24-6,en 7- 13, and clinched the nfc west. >> the russian division. it means a lot to us and to our players. and congratulating them for getting that done. in those first four years what it felt like this time. traps fer it. and plan for, you know, just going into the off season to feel better. you know, it was difficult to win. >> to get next weekend off, closeout green bay today. peterson, 7 of his 199 yards here. he needed 29 to be the single season king. the battle, rogers to nelson, they come back and tie the game at 34. then, the vikings respond on the blair wa alsh field goal. ti
they may. jim harbough trying to win the nfc west, again. collin, lets it fly. michael crabtree, just like he drew it up on the board. slow start, 7-6 over arizona. could of had more, david ackers, up by 1 point, 3rd quarter now. squeezes this one to hit crabtree for the touchdown 17- 6. fast forward to the 4th quarter, frank gore. his 51st career rushing touchdown. it broke craigs franchise record and the 49erss win that and the west, final of 27-13. >> the western division champions that means a lot to us and our players. i congratulate them for getting that done. >> i remember the first four years what it felt like this time of the year, you know, you are just playing for -- playing for pride and playing for, you know, just going into the off season to get better. now, to, you know, the last two seasons to be playing for something. i mean, man it is a blessing. we are grateful for it. >> one of the goals was to win the division. ultimate goal is to make it to the super bowl and to win that. >>> 49ers need it pet are son, getting the second seed in the conference. peterson, up the middle
decided to buy me a house as an investment outside china. >> reporter: jim jacobson has sold 22% of the residences at the ritz to affluent chinese. >> basically, they don't have a place to put their money. they look as their own economy as a place that's not very stable. the housing market is not very stable there either. >> reporter: this housing complex in irvine, california, is being built for chinese buyers. separate wok cooking rooms, no unlucky 4's in the addresses and multi-entrances for multi-generational living. scott meadows says chinese wealth is an opportunity, not a threat for american business. >> america is known for quality, so the chinese look at american-made products and foreign-made products in general as things they can trust. >> reporter: after all, that eagle is on the bottle because what so many chinese want is something made in the usa. ben tracy, rbs news, napa valley. >>> coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning" more on the violent weather in the south. we'll have live reports from alabama and indiana. plus, an eye-opening look at how your
. jim gillis is vice president of gulf intermodal services, a container trucking company. >> we've seen a dramatic increase in volumes and congestion as a result. >> reporter: what happens if they can't get all the goods out of the port? >> you have containers being held in yards around the houston area, specifically, so you're going to see stores are going to have problems stocking. >> reporter: negotiations between the international longshoremen's union and the shipping companies are deadlocked over a proposal to cut royalties paid to 15,000 dock workers for each ton of cargo they move. a shutdown would affect 15 ports on the east and gulf coasts, including new york, baltimore, miami and houston. the ports handle nearly 50% of all oceangoing container shipments to the united states. some estimate a shutdown could cost a billion dollars a day in delayed shipments and lost work along the supply chain. independent truck driver jose espinoza hauls shipments in and out of houston's port. >> next week, it means i'm going to be out of business. that's because if i don't work, i don't get pai
scored 36 points. in o.t. he beat the magic 112-110. >>> in college hoops, syracuse coach jim boeheim. tied bob knight for second place on the all-time wins list for men's college basketball. michael carter williams scored 18 points. syracuse beat central connecticut state 96-62. career win 902 for boeheim. only duke's mike shashehski has more with 939. fifth ranked indiana was on the road to take on big 10 rival iowa. cody zeller led the hoosiers with 19 points. indiana hangs on to beat the hawkeyes, 69-65. indiana improves its record to 13-1. >>> when we come back on this tuesday, another look at this morning's top stories. and survivor stories. new details from passengers on that deadly bus crash in eastern oregon. passengers on that deadly bus crash in eastern oregon. t thankso hotwir this yeawe got ttake becae they g us ridiculoly low pces on rlly niceotelsand ca. we hit ston the sprg-- even caut a game and wi the mon we save we tk a trip to s francis. yosee, hotre check the mpetitio' rates they caguarante theilow pric. so, whe to nex hoabout the? ♪-o-t-w-i-e... ♪ hotre.com i
captioning sponsored by cbs this is the "cbs evening news." >> good evening. jim axelrod is off tonight. i'm rebecca jarvis. with just two days left, senate leaders are still struggling to put together a last minute bp deal ahead of monday's midnight deadline for the fiscal cliff. failure could kick the country back into a recession. wyatt andrews is on capitol hill. >> reporter: today the halls of the senate were almost empty, as proposals got traded in private and over the phone. senate minority leader much mcconnell tried to sound upbeat. going to get a deal today sir? >> hope. so. >> reporter: house speaker boehner came to the capitol but left without comment. issue number one in the talks is amending the bush era tax cuts, which if unchanged will expire and raise taxes on all americans. starting tuesday, the average tax hike will be three to 5% per person. >> let's keep taxes exactly where they are on the first $250,000 of everybody's income. >> reporter: the president campaigned to increase taxes only on families making more than $250,000 per year. almost two weeks ago, th
spread around the internet. as jim axelrod reports, critics say it's too much information. >> reporter: driving through this typical westchester neighborhood, you can tell a lot, who's got a new car, who just finished their addition who's got the best christmas ornament ornaments. now thanks to this website you also might fwhoe has a handgun. it began as an 1,800-world article in this past sunday's edition of "the journal news" that covers three counties. included in the article included a map with names and addresses of those likely to own a handgun in the counties. >> we have to be very very careful about the types of information we're going to publish here. in this case, i think the newspaper has gone a little too far in terms of publishing information that actually stigmatizes people. >> reporter: hundreds have weighed in on the journal's web paige, the majority expressing outrage. some even posted what they say are the home addresses and home phone numbers of the paper's staff. cbs news tried to talk with several individuals identified by "the journal ne
learn this week the actor charles durning died in new york on monday. here's jim axelrod. >> reporter: known as the king of character actors charles durning appeared in more than 100 movies in a career that started in 1962. >> got to get you out of here! >> reporter: the crooked cop in "the sting." >> you're lieutenant william snyder? >> i don't know what's up? >> i know this is kind of quick, but that's how i am. >> reporter: the love-struck widower who proposes to dustin hoffman in "tootsie." >> i love to dance. >> reporter: but it was the over-the-top governor -- >> excuse me. >> reporter: and the bumbling nazi colonel in "to be or not to be" that earned him two oscar nominations in the early '80s. charles durning grew up poor in upstate new york. he left home at 16 before starting his theater career as an usher. world war ii interrupted that career. he was 21 years old on d-day when he was in the first wave to hit omaha beach, the only man in his unit to survive. he rarely spoke about that day, but recalled the landing at the national memorial day concert in 200
. >> reporter: jim jacobson has sold 22% of the residences at the ritz to affluent chinese. >> basically they don't have a place to put their money. they look at their own economy where as place where it's unstable. the housing market is unstable there. >> reporter: this housing complex in irvine california is being built for chinese buyers. no unlucky 4s in the building and multientrances for different generations. back in china they say it's not a threat to america. >> american is known for quality so china looks at foreign made products in general as things they can truck. >> reporter: after all that eagle is on the bottle because what so many chinese want is something made in the u.s. ben tracy, cbs news, napa valley. >>> the big question for kids this week, what did you get from santa? >> we went door door in pacifica to find out. kids ranged from air hockey to perfume. it was clear a lot of young people were thrilled to receive their presents. >> i got a red sled and skim board and skateboard i got some santa claus outfit, that's the hat. >> and what would christmas be like without
to keep up with the times. >> those iconic norman rockwell paintings come to mind. >> jim looked over hills shoulder >> reporter: berkeley author, lucy jane bledsoe reads a passage of her story wolf, the winning entry in the first ever writing american contest. >> i had a small audience for a number of year >> reporter: the story with a middle age man'sfascination with wolves won the contest. she follows some of the greatest story tellers fostered by the magazine. >> reporter: f. scott fitzgerald. >> yeah. >> reporter: william faulkner. you fit in that bunch? >> i don't know if i fit in that bunch. jack london is in there. >> reporter: edgar alan poe. >> yes. i am excited to be in that stream >> reporter: the contest is to find the next generation of great authors. the post is changing its image moving from two digs seen on the left to the more modern look on the right. bledsoe's at work on her new novel and she homes the start of a bigger audience. >> i really love capturing who we are and what our nuttiness is. >> reporter: and that's not necessarily fiction. in berkeley, linda yi,
a first round bye sunday when the vikings beat the packers. jim harbaugh has a serious issue with david akers who missed two more field goals. he converted only 69% of his attempts. they will bring in two more kick, for tryouts. >> there will always be a level of competition to find who gives you the best chance to win the next game knowing the competitiveness that he is, i don't think he will have a problem with that. >> one. kick, reportedly set to -- one of the kickers reportedly set to try out is billy cundiff who missed one for the ravens in the afc championship that vaulted the patriots into the super bowl. look at the wind in el paso texas. sun bowl against usc and here's the 4th quarter touchdown. kevin washington to or win smith to extend the lead to 21- 7 which was the final score. remember when the trojans were the preseason number one ranked team? they finished the season with just 7 wins. >>> the home depot center outside of los angeles host of stanford football's final practices before the rose bowl game versus wisconsin. kickoff is scheduled for 2 p.m. the cardinal last p
after watching david acres make only 69% of his field goals, coach jim harbaugh said enough is enough. the team signed kicker billy con difficult. if that name sounds familiar, he is the one that missed the field goal that would have vaulted the ravens into the super bowl last year. the patriots moved on. harbaugh was keeping david akers on the roster and plans to have two players compete to be the team as kicker in the play-offs. >>> nba d-league action. the santa cruz warriors. yeah. in white, hosting sioux falls. jeremy tyler getting some work in. that got everybody's attention. and then as kent missed, tyler has his back on the follow. tyler had a strong game, 18 points, two assists. great ball moving here. inside to mccail, warriors 109- 93. >>> singing the national anthe is tough. every now and then are problems. i have done it twice. like with gina renee today in santa cruz. >> oer the ramparts we watched at the twilight's last gleaming... hmmmm... ♪ [ pause ] >> oh. >> help me out. >> that's the loneliest feeling. >> so the crowd is encouraged to help her out. then the refer
:00. it will be cardinals' first rose bowl appearance since 2000. the last time stanford won the game, jim plunkett was the quarterback in 1972. but today, they are 6.5-point favorite. the cardinal got into the rose bowl by beating ucla for the pac-12 championship. wisconsin won the big ten title. i'm sorry, grace. i know you're a grad. they beat nebraska. >>> play of the day from the music city bowl in nashville. vanderbilt's chris boyd just a great catch. corner of the end zone. it was initially ruled incomplete because the officials weren't sure he got a food in. but even if he didn't, what a great catch. one-handed grab. he got one foot down. it was a touchdown and the commodores beat north carolina, the music city bowl, if you care, outstanding grab. >> we could do that. [ laughter ] >> absolutely. >>> all right. 6:26 now. coming up, we have a police chase at a bay area airport after a man runs on the tarmac. >> a little scary there. and congress didn't beat the "fiscal cliff" deadline. but there is a deal and a vote. the critical next step that still must happen. coming up. >>> san francisco
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